Homemade less-toxic dishwasher detergent, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Less-Toxic Dishwasher Detergent

I recently read a news article about a young child who died after eating a dishwasher detergent pod. This is a heartbreaking and unnecessary casualty of the toxic and chemical-filled world we live...

Korean barbecue fried rice, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Korean BBQ Fried Rice

You know how fried rice can be kind of blah sometimes? This is not one of those recipes. This fried rice recipe is a little bit sweet, a little bit spicy, with the...

Top 8 cheap foods for summer, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Top 8 Cheap Foods For Summer

It is easy to overspend on food in the summer. Patio happy hours, backyard barbecues, late-night ice cream runs, and constant eating out while on vacation are just some of the reasons why...

Sunblock smoothie: Drink your SPF, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Sunblock Smoothie: Drink Your SPF

Sunblock is the most obvious way to protect your skin from the sun, and probably the most popular too. But there are more ways to shield your skin from the sun’s harmful ways....

Sauteed grape and goat cheese dip, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Sauteed Grape and Goat Cheese Dip

Everyone needs a go-to party appetizer recipe that can be prepared at the very last minute. This is mine. A couple of years ago, I attended a cookbook signing event hosted by Michael...

Frozen chocolate and grapes, the perfect cheap summer dessert

Frozen Grapes and Chocolate: The Easiest Summer Dessert

This post isn’t so much a recipe as it is a cheap and easy summer dessert idea. If you are looking for an effortless and low-cost dessert for your next summer get-together, this...

A bunch of party appetizers for right around $10, from Cheap Recipe Blog

The $10 Cheese Plate

I absolutely love entertaining. I would throw a party every week if I could. Unfortunately, I don’t have enough time (or money!) to do that. Thankfully, there are countless ways to throw a...